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Air Pollution Projects Administrator (Part Time, Fixed Term)

Applications are invited for a part-time project administrator to join the high-profile Air Pollution Project Teams in the Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics, at the University of Cambridge, led by Professor Paul Linden.

Primarily this post will provide administrative support to the CO-TRACE project, but will also support other air pollution projects, such as Managing Air for Green Inner Cities (MAGIC) and Tackling Air Pollution at School (TAPAS). The role holder will provide an administrative service to Professor Linden and the CO-TRACE team, organise events and meetings, collate data, and act as a point of contact for all enquiries.

The successful candidate should be educated to A Level level/NVQ Level 3 standard or equivalent level of practical experience. The role holder will be competent in standard software packages and be competent using online web/database tools such as GoDaddy and Mail chimp. They will have excellent organisational skills and be able to prioritise their own work load. Excellent communication skills and an ability to demonstrate knowledge of administration processes is essential.

Further details can be found by contacting Profesor Paul Linden at

Fixed-term: The funds for this post are available for 18 months in the first instance.

Informal enquiries can be made by contacting

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On the online form, you should clearly explain the reasons for your application, and indicate how your knowledge, skills and experience match the requirements of the role as described in the Further Particulars. The full contact details of two referees should be included; at least one of whom should be contactable if you are invited to attend an interview.

Please quote reference LE25358 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

Closing Date for Applications: 1 March 2021

Interviews are expected to be held soon after the closing date.

The University actively supports equality, diversity and inclusion and encourages applications from all sections of society. We particularly welcome applications from women and /or candidates from a BME background for this vacancy as they are currently under-represented at this level in our Department.

The University has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.

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